Thursday, December 25, 2008

Attorney-CPA $2,500; $1,500; $500; $250 -- 02/27/09

Attorney-CPA $2,500; $1,500; $500; $250 -- 02/27/09

The Attorney-CPA Foundation invites you to submit an essay in the law student or accounting student division of the 2008 essay contest.

If you are a law student, your topic is:

Compare and contrast the client privileges with respect to communications with an attorney and with a CPA:
(a) under federal tax law;
(b) in your state; and
(c) in one other state from among NY, FL, CA or Texas.

The approximate length of your essay is 20 pages (including footnotes or endnotes), typed, double-spaced.....

Each division will be judged separately, and each will have its own winners. In each division:

Prizes: Grand Prize $2,500
Runner up $1,500
Third & Fourth, each $500
4 Regional Prizes, each $250

DUE DATE: Essays must be received by February 27, 2009.

Send essays to: Essay Contest
Attorney-CPA Foundation
3921 Old Lee Highway, Suite 71A
Fairfax, VA 22030

Entry forms and rules: The rules and application may be downloaded from our website or call 888-ATTY-CPA to have a set sent to you.

**For additional information or questions, you are invited to call Nicole M. Emard, CMP, Executive Director of the American Association of Attorney-Certified Public Accountants, at 888-ATTY-CPA or FAX, 888-272-2889.

This announcement is only a summary of the rules. The rules and on-line submission forms are uploaded: here.

Image source: Wikipedia on Luca Pacioli and Accountancy